The Water Is Wide
Pat Conroy, an ambitious, slightly rebellious idealistic teacher accepts Bennington county, SC's school board superintendent's offer to teach the all-black kids of the pauper fishery community on Yamacrew Island. Staffless 'head' mistress Brown incarnates stupidity and blind rule obedience, her didactic skills consisting in scolding and spanking her students. Pat moves heaven and earth to motivate and educate, but after finally getting trough to pupils and parents is refused contract renewal by the arch-conservative authorities.The Water Is Wide featuring Jeff Hephner and Frank Langella is streaming on Hallmark Movies Now, and streaming via tv everywhere with Hallmark Channel (Via Cable/Satellite Provider). It's a drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (395 votes).
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#187 Ranked in Movies on Hallmark
#218 Ranked in Movies on Hallmark Movies Now
#21087 Ranked in Drama Movies
The Water Is Wide has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (395 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.